BIOPSYCHOLOGY Year 2 AQA Psychology - Full lesson and Revision Resources

BIOPSYCHOLOGY Year 2 AQA Psychology - Full lesson and Revision Resources

This includes all my lessons and activities for A2 Biopsychology from Year 2 AQA Psychology. It has powerpoints, video links, lesson activities, revision summary sheets and revision cards. NOTE: This is only 2nd year Biopsyhology stuff. It has: Localisation investigating the Brain Split Brain Plasticity Biological Rhythms Revision Activities
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Full STATISTICS Lessons - ppt & 8 worksheets - for AQA Psychology A-Level (Year 2 RESEARCH METHODS)

Full STATISTICS Lessons - ppt & 8 worksheets - for AQA Psychology A-Level (Year 2 RESEARCH METHODS)

This is designed for the new AQA Psychology (2015 spec). I have always enjoyed teaching statistics and the students usually quite enjoy these lessons. This is for the Year 2 content. It will take probably 3 x 1 hour sessions and there are answers provided for the worksheets. The powerpoint should act as a lesson plan really. It is tried and tested from previous courses I have taught and adapted to current specification requirements. It includes with it a 40+ slide ppt & 8 worksheets with lots of example scenarios for them to practise their stats skills on. It includes: Significance and Probability Choosing a Stats Test Using Observed and Critical Values Reading Critical Value Tables Recap on Sign Test (assuming some knowledge from first year)
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AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 1) full lessons and revision resources.

AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 1) full lessons and revision resources.

This bundle includes all of the 9 lessons I have uploaded for AS AQA Psychology research methods and Revision resources too. It includes powerpoints for all and then worksheets and some exam questions. Includes: Variables Experiments Experimental Design Correlations Observations Aims and Hypotheses Sampling Methods Data and Maths Significance and Sign Test Also included are a set of research methods revision cards for AS, key term cards and revision activities including bingo and a crossword.
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The SIGN TEST & Significance and probability - AQA Psychology Research Methods Statistics

The SIGN TEST & Significance and probability - AQA Psychology Research Methods Statistics

This is a full lesson and homework for the year 1 statistics part of the course. It has a ppt covering significance and the 5% level of probability as well as how to do a sign test. It includes 3 examples of sign test studies to practise on including one where the students carry out their own study and collate the data to show the whole process. It also includes a homework sheet to practise sign tests, drawing conclusions and maths bits. Answers/teacher copies are provided for the examples and homework. A2 Stats lesson has also been uploaded and this can be bought as a bundle of all my first year lessons for RM.
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AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 2) full revision lessons (including new bits like statistics)

AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 2) full revision lessons (including new bits like statistics)

This bundle includes all of the lessons I have uploaded for A2 AQA Psychology revision of year 1 and new A2 bits for research methods. For the first year content these are revision lessons (e.g experiments, sampling, ethics, data etc) and assume some prior knowledge from first year. For the second year content its new lessons (e.g stats, validity, reliability, features of science). It includes powerpoints for all and then worksheets and some exam questions. Includes (in the order I teach it): Hypotheses & Variables Validity Reliability Experiments & Experimental Design Observations Content Analysis & Case Study Self Report & Correlation Ethics Sampling Methods Data, Data Analysis & Significance Statistics Features of a science Also included are a set of research methods revision cards for A2. There is a similar bundle for first year original lessons as well: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-psychology-research-methods-lessons-11742220
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Hypotheses and Variables - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Hypotheses and Variables - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This includes a revision lesson on hypotheses and variables that I do with second years - assuming some first year knowledge on the topics. This is my first revision lesson on research methods for the students so i have included a key term check sheet as well which I start with. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt. Sometimes note taking and sometimes completing the activities before we go through the answers. The first year lessons are here if you are starting the students from scratch: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/variables-aqa-psychology-research-methods-full-lesson-iv-dv-extraneous-and-confounding-11744257 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aims-and-hypotheses-aqa-psychology-research-methods-full-lesson-ppt-exam-questions-activities-11598612
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Ethics and Sampling - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Ethics and Sampling - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This includes a revision lesson on sampling methods and ethical issues that I do with second years - assuming some first year knowledge on the topics. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt. Sometimes note taking and sometimes completing the activities before we go through the answers. Ppt is short as it is mostly activities in this lesson. The students can also do the card sort as revision for ethical issues too. The first year sampling methods lesson is here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/sampling-methods-aqa-psychology-research-methods-full-lesson-ppt-exam-questions-activities-11623065
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Experiments and Experimental Designs - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Experiments and Experimental Designs - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This is a revision lesson on experiments, experimental designs and pilot studies. It is designed for second years, having already covered it in detail in the first year. It includes a ppt and a notes sheet with activities throughout to check learning. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt so they have some bits to fill in and activities to complete. The answers are on the ppt for activities. I have also included some exam questions and a marking sheet for students to mark their own or a peers. My first year full lesson on it can be found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/types-of-experiments-aqa-psychology-research-methods-full-lesson-ppt-exam-questions-activities-11535294
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Observations - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Observations - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This is a revision lesson on observations and designing observations. It is designed for second years, having already covered it in detail in the first year. It includes a ppt and a notes sheet with activities throughout to check learning. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt so they have some bits to fill in and activities to complete. It also includes a sample answer to a design an observation 12 mark essay and tips for achieving high marks in these questions. Plus there are a set of exam questions and a mark scheme to use. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/observations-aqa-psychology-research-methods-full-lesson-ppt-exam-questions-activities-11742197
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Case Studies & Content Analysis - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Case Studies & Content Analysis - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This is a full lesson resource for case studies and content analysis. It covers the description and strengths and weaknesses. It has an activity to carry out a quantitative content analysis on some made up lonely hearts ads. They can do an inter-rater check as well to ensure consistency between two observers. It includes a ppt and a notes sheet with activities throughout to check learning. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt so they have some bits to fill in and activities to complete.
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Data, Maths, Graphs & Significance - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Data, Maths, Graphs & Significance - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This includes revision on data types, level of measurement, significance and probability, graphs, distributions, drawing conclusions and maths. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt. Sometimes note taking and sometimes completing the activities before we go through the answers. The notes sheet is 10 pages so packed with practise for them to do. It takes me 2-3 hours to complete it all.
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Self Report & Correlations - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

Self Report & Correlations - A2 Recap Revision - AQA Psychology Research Methods

This is a revision lesson on correlations, questionnaires and interviews. It is designed for second years, having already covered it in detail in the first year. It includes a ppt and a notes sheet with activities throughout to check learning. The students complete the notes sheet as we work through the ppt so they have some bits to fill in and activities to complete. It also includes a sample piece of research they can do on a correlation and a bingo plenary. Here is the fill first year lesson for correlations: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/correlations-aqa-psychology-research-methods-full-lesson-ppt-exam-questions-activities-11598594
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WORKING MEMORY MODEL - AQA Psychology (new spec) - Full Lesson activities, ppt & exam Questions

WORKING MEMORY MODEL - AQA Psychology (new spec) - Full Lesson activities, ppt & exam Questions

Full lesson and homework exam questions for the Working Memory Model of Memory. It takes me 1 hour 30 mins - 2 hours to complete. It covers all the key elements on the ppt and included is a notes sheet which the students complete as we work through the lesson to save on note taking. Also included are ideas and resources for at least 4 experiments to try with the students to show them elements of the model (e.g word length effect, dual performance task, visual spatial sketchpad and articulatory suppression). Numerous activities also included: - A Match Task of Key Terms - An Evaluation Card Sort/Match Task - A Gap Fill - Homework Questions - An Essay Plan for an Applied Essay
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Open evening & Taster Day Psychology Activities, Serial killer or psychologist for Lombroso Forensic

Open evening & Taster Day Psychology Activities, Serial killer or psychologist for Lombroso Forensic

This includes two activities for open evenings or tasters for A-level Psychology. 1 - SERIAL KILLER OR PSYCHOLOGIST - I glued the descriptions of the person to the back of the photo and laminated them as individual cards. I then give the set to a prospective student to sort them into two piles as to whether they think they are a serial killer or a psychologist. It leads to interesting discussions of why they have put them in those piles and can lead to Lombroso and or stereotypes. 2 - INTERESTING CONDITIONS - students match the name of the condition to its description (for example - prosopagnosia and synaesthesia.)
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MULTISTORE MODEL of MEMORY - AQA Psychology (new spec) - Full Lesson resource & Exam Questions

MULTISTORE MODEL of MEMORY - AQA Psychology (new spec) - Full Lesson resource & Exam Questions

This includes a ppt, video links, activities and sample experiments on the multistore model of memory. This is 2 full lessons (90 mins each) on the multistore model of memory. I have included a notes sheet which the students take their notes into while going through the ppt which saves on time and keeps notes structured. The ppt has numerous video links on it. Also included: -An activity for all the studies the students need to know for the MSM -A homework set of 20 mark worth of questions and good sample answers to show them after completion. - 4 experiments to try with the students (including Miller, Sperling, Bower and Murdoch). - A blank essay plan sheet
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AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 1) full lessons and revision resources.

AQA Psychology RESEARCH METHODS (year 1) full lessons and revision resources.

This bundle includes all of the 9 lessons I have uploaded for AS AQA Psychology research methods and Revision resources too. It includes powerpoints for all and then worksheets and some exam questions. Includes: Variables Experiments Experimental Design Correlations Observations Aims and Hypotheses Sampling Methods Data and Maths Significance and Sign Test Also included are a set of research methods revision cards for AS, key term cards and revision activities including bingo and a crossword.
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The BEHAVIOURIST Approach - AQA Psychology - 2 Full lessons (CLASSICAL and OPERANT CONDITIONING)

The BEHAVIOURIST Approach - AQA Psychology - 2 Full lessons (CLASSICAL and OPERANT CONDITIONING)

Full Lessons (2x 90 mins) for Classical and Operant Conditioning in the Behaviourist approach. It includes work sheets and powerpoints (with lots of video links). It covers all key information needed for AQA spec including behaviourist assumptions and evaluation of the two conditioning theories. Classical conditioning activities include: PPT with many video links -Worksheet examples of classical conditioning (including simpler answer sheet for differentiation) -Notes sheet for students to take notes into for classical conditioning (matches ppt) -Example activity for students to try classical conditioning on themselves -Sample exam question Operant Conditioning activities include: -PPT with some video links -Examples to understand the different types of reinforcement and punishment -Evaluation of CC and OC on a work sheet (and discussion of how to evaluate using P.E.E structure) -Crossword & Answers
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BIOLOGICAL RHYTHMS - Full Lesson (ppt & activities) - AQA Psychology Biopsychology Year 2

BIOLOGICAL RHYTHMS - Full Lesson (ppt & activities) - AQA Psychology Biopsychology Year 2

This is a full lesson including powerpoint, booklet for note taking and worksheet activities for A2 Biological Rhythms in the Biopsychology part of the course. It includes Circadian, Infradian and Ultradian Rhythms as well as Endogenous Pacemakers and Exogenous Zeitgebers. The powerpoint is over 40 slides long and includes numerous links to video clips, a longer documentary and external sites for activities. I give the students a copy of the notes booklet and they complete this as we go through the ppt - saves time on too much note taking. To finish off there are some summary tasks: A crossword and a card sort summary task. It will last approximately 3-4 hours of teaching.
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